Last Weekend’s Most Watched Live Sports Events

What: Follow the weekend’s ratings through the live sports top 25 ranking! Here is a quick look at what people watched over the past weekend.

Which sport won?

American college basketball was last weekend's winning sport with the Oregon-Kansas game, televised by the TBS Network, for the NCAA tournament. It had 9 million viewers.

What broadcaster won?

According to www.sportstvratings.com data, TBS Network was last weekend's most watched channel. The  Oregon vs. Kansas and Xavier vs. Gonzaga Saturday's basketball games together had slightly more than 15 million viewers.

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ESPN came in second. Its largest audience came from Women's College Basketball, which had about 5.5 million viewers overall.

What else is relevant?

Fontana's NASCAR Raceday, televised by Fox Sports 1, was the most viewed sport event in USA, right after College Basketball. It had a total audience of 685,000.

Program Episode Network Start End Total Viewers (000) Viewers Age 18-49 (000) Day of the game
1 TBS NCAA BSKBL CHMP SA-2 KANSAS/OREGON TBS NETWORK 8:40 PM 10:55 PM 9,312 3,564 SAT
2 TBS NCAA BSKBL CHMP SA-1 XAVIER/GONZAGA TBS NETWORK 6:00 PM 8:26 PM 6,048 2,213 SAT
3 WMNS NCAA BKBL CHAMP L UCLA/CONNECTICUT ESPN 1:57 PM 4:02 PM 1,477 377 SAT
4 WMNS NCAA BKBL CHAMP L MISSISSIPPI STATE/BAYLOR ESPN 7:30 PM 10:02 PM 1,31 337 SUN
5 WMNS NCAA BKBL CHAMP L STANFORD/NOTRE DAME ESPN 12:00 PM 2:06 PM 1,006 297 SUN
6 WMNS NCAA BKBL CHAMP L QUINNIPIAC/SOUTH CAROLINA ESPN 4:02 PM 5:56 PM 988 256 SAT
7 WMNS NCAA BKBL CHAMP L OREGON/MARYLAND ESPN 11:30 AM 1:30 PM 920 304 SAT
8 NASCAR RACEDAY L FONTANA FOX SPORTS 1 1:30 PM 3:00 PM 685 166 SUN
9 NHL REGULAR SEASON L PHILLY/PITTSBURGH NBC SPORTS NETWORK 7:02 PM 9:44 PM 580 255 SUN
10 WMNS NCAA BKBL CHAMP L FLORIDA STATE/OREGON STATE ESPN 6:22 PM 8:23 PM 568 155 SAT
11 NASCAR XFINITY QUALIFY L FONTANA FOX SPORTS 1 12:30 PM 1:58 PM 491 75 SAT
12 NASCAR RACE HUB WKND ED L FONTANA FOX SPORTS 1 1:58 PM 2:30 PM 437 79 SAT
13 NBA REGULAR SEASON L WASHINGTON/CLEVELAND NBA-TV 7:33 PM 10:00 PM 323 146 SAT
14 COLL SOFTBALL REG SSN L AUBURN/FLORIDA ESPN2 7:00 PM 9:00 PM 226 78 SUN
15 NBA REGULAR SEASON L PORTLAND/LA LAKERS NBA-TV 9:30 PM 11:46 PM 225 88 SUN
16 NCAA HOCKEY CHAMP L NOTRE DAME/MINNESOTA ESPNU 3:43 PM 6:10 PM 212 86 SAT
17 COLLEGE BASEBALL L LSU/FLORIDA ESPN2 3:00 PM 6:00 PM 199 82 SAT
18 COLL SOFTBALL REG SSN L AUBURN/FLORIDA ESPN2 6:00 PM 8:23 PM 175 50 SAT
19 NCAA HOCKEY CHAMP L BOSTON UNIVERSITY/MINNESOTA DULUTH ESPNU 6:10 PM 8:46 PM 157 67 SAT
20 WORLD CUP QUALIFIER L ENGLAND/LITHUANIA FOX SPORTS 2 11:45 AM 2:00 PM 146 64 SUN
21 NCAA HOCKEY CHAMP L PENN STATE/DENVER ESPNU 6:31 PM 9:00 PM 135 58 SUN
22 PARTIDO AMISTOSO L AMERICA / MONARCAS UNIVISION DEPORTES 7:24 PM 9:30 PM 133 78 SUN
23 NCAA HOCKEY CHAMP L AIR FORCE/HARVARD ESPNU 8:46 PM 11:00 PM 122 53 SAT
24 COLLEGE BASEBALL L OKLAHOMA STATE/TCU ESPN2 8:23 PM 11:31 PM 109 47 SAT
25 NCAA HOCKEY CHAMP L NOTRE DAME/MASSACHUSETTS-LOWELL ESPNU 3:33 PM 6:31 PM 95 33 SUN

 

 


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